Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 02 June 2023 Australia – Victoria

2 June 2023

No. 238(T) - 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip

South Port Phillip

Missing Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve Special Mark Buoy




Mariners are advised of a missing Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve (AFR) Boundary Special Mark Buoy. The buoy has been recovered from eastern Port Phillip; however the origin of this buoy is not yet confirmed. It is thought to be missing from a Pinnace Channel AFR boundary.
The Buoy will be reinstated as soon as practicable.
Mariners are advised of an unmarked AFR boundary, and to navigate with caution within the vicinity of all Aquaculture Fisheries Reserves.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued


If you require any further information, please contact the Victorian Fisheries Authority on 136 186.

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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